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The largest ever investment in free childcare

We will deliver the largest ever investment in free childcare so working families get the help they need.From 2017, we will fund 30 hours of free childcare for working families with 3 and 4 year ol

South Ribble Remembers

A STUNNING tribute to South Ribble’s fallen heroes has been officially unveiled. The new war memorial in Lostock Hall, which remembers 686 men who died serving their country in the Great War, was dedicated in a moving ceremony on Armistice Day.The service was attended by families of the men and some of Lancashire’s highest-ranking dignitaries. Led by Mayor of South Ribble Councillor Mary Green, the service included readings by Vice Lord Lieutenant of Lancashire Colonel Alan Jolley and Wellfield High School head girl Chloe Juniper, as well as a number of hymns.

J Fishwick and Sons bus company update

J Fishwick and Sons bus company went into Administration this weekend. This is very sad news for the local area as Fishwick's have operated a commercial local bus services in and around Preston, Leyland and Chorley since 1907. 

Housing plan revealed

South Ribble residents are invited to have their say about proposals to extend Leyland’s Worden Park as part of a new housing developmentDevelopers and landowners have submitted a vision in the form of a masterplan for around 500 homes and public amenities to South Ribble Borough Council’s Planning Committee, which agreed to invite the community to air its views on the proposals for land which borders the park, Altcar Lane and Leyland Lane.Developers Redrow Homes and landowners the Homes and Communities Agency have worked with the council to set out aspirations for the site, which include a mix of quality homes and features, including green spaces and two ponds, as well as the extension to Worden Park. 

Labour's plan for Britain...in their own words

Labour are now a serious threat to Britain's economic security - with a plan that includes higher taxes on working people, printing money and spending even more than last time.SHARE this video to let friends know.